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The Medical Heritage Library (MHL), a digital curation collaborative among some of the world’s leading medical libraries, promotes free and open access to quality historical resources in medicine. Our goal is to provide the means by which readers and scholars across a multitude of disciplines can examine the interrelated nature of medicine and society, both to inform contemporary medicine and strengthen understanding of the world in which we live. The MHL’s growing collection of digitized medic...



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Cushing-Whitney Medical Library
Cushing-Whitney Medical Library
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Books contributed by the Cushing-Whitney Medical Library, Yale University
Chemist and Druggist
Chemist and Druggist
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Chemist and Druggist, the leading trade journal for the pharmacy community in the UK, has been in continuous publication since 1859. It contains a wealth of information for studying the history of medicine and pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry. Also contained in its pages are many striking visual examples from over 150 years of developments in advertising, packaging and graphic design. The Chemist and Druggist has been made available by the Wellcome Library , one of the greatest...
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Navy Medicine is an integral part of today’s Navy and Marine Corps team and has been a part of that team since the American Revolution. Today’s Navy and Marine Corps team is engaged in a global power competition. Our country depends upon Navy Medicine’s unique expeditionary medical expertise to prepare and support Naval forces, including both Navy and Marine forces. This renewed global power competition requires Navy Medicine to be more agile and capable of operating in a distributed...
Wellcome Library
by Solomon, King of Israel. n 80024516; Mathers, S. L. MacGregor (Samuel Liddell MacGregor)
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Limited ed. of 500 numbered copies
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Topic: Jewish magic
Wellcome Library
by Lévi, Éliphas, 1810-1875. n 50032513
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t. 1. Dogme.--t. 2. Rituel
Topic: Magic
The Medical Heritage Library
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334 p. 23 cm
Topic: Physiognomy
University of Leeds Library
by Simmons, Owen; University of Leeds. Library
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Owen Simmons is a pseudonym
Topics: Bread, Baked products
Wellcome Library
by Crowley, Aleister, 1875-1947. n 80057223
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"Published for subscribers only."
Topics: Occultism, Magic
2 unnumbered leaves, 392 pages, 3 folded plates : (18mo)
Topic: Occultism
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Porta, Giambattista della, 1535?-1615
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Added t.-p., engr.: An original history of ancient America. Founded upon the ruins of antiquity
Topics: Phoenicians, Indians, North American, Antiquities, Discovery and exploration, Phoenician, Indians
Wellcome Library
by Sédir, Paul, 1871-1926. n 85184975
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Bibliography: [173]-178
Topic: Materia Medica
Copy no. 631 of a limited edition of 775 numbered and signed copies
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Topics: Phallicism, Religion and Sex
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Welcome to the Samuel J. Wood Library of New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. This site features items scanned from the Medical Center Archives .
The gentleman's magazine.
The gentleman's magazine.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Printer's imprint at foot of half-title: Knight and Compton, printers
Topics: Occultism, Alchemy, Magic
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Topic: Medicine, Ayurvedic
Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de Santé
by Sanches, António Nunes Ribeiro
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Manuscrits du docteur Antonio Ribeiro Sanchès, médecin portugais, premier médecin de l'impératrice de Russie, mort à Paris le 14 octobre 1783. Contient : "Correspondance avec l'Académie impérialle de Petersburg ... 1763, et avec la cour de Russie "(1763), suivie de "Journal. Dia de Sao Martinho" (1768-1782) Available at the Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de santé (Paris). See this resource in Medica digital library : ms02015 .
Topic: Divers
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Library & Archives Service
by Wallace, Alfred Russel, 1823-1913; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
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At head of title: To members of parliament and others
M.C. Migel Memorial Collection and Library
by Henry E. Garrett
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Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
The Medical Heritage Library
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Includes index
Topics: Aura, Parapsychology
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Unwin, J. D. (Joseph Daniel), 1895-1936.; Unwin, J. D. (Joseph Daniel), 1895-1936
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"Notes and references": p. [433]-617. Bibliography: p. [624]-642
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Topics: Primitive societies, Sexual ethics, Sex, Culture
University of Maryland, Baltimore
by Smith, John Hamilton
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Handwritten class notes of Alexander Monro Sr.'s lectures in Edinburgh taken by John Hamilton Smith; Title taken from spine.
Topics: Clinical medicine--Early works to 1800, Clinical Medicine
Wellcome Library Moving Image Collection
by Wellcome Library
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This film shows various cases of mothers who have difficulty breast feeding their babies. Solutions to the problems are demonstrated, for instance a case of inverted nipples can be treated successfully with massage and the use of a breast pump. An inadequate milk supply can be supplemented with formula. 'Flabby breasts' can be successfully treated with massage, supplementary feeding and exercise. 2 segments.
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Topics: Anatomy, Breast Feeding, Maternal Behavior, Mothers, Maternal and child health, Midwives. Doctors.
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Topic: Medicine, Ayurvedic
Edition limited to 300 numbered copies on French hand-made paper"
Topic: Sex
Issued in a limited edition of "only three thousand copies"
Topics: Erotic literature, Erotic art, Sex in literature, Pornography, Sex, Prostitution, Homosexuality,...
Wellcome Library
by Giles, Herbert Allen, 1845-1935
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xviii, 84, 1711 pages ; 27 cm
Topics: Chinese language -- Dictionaries -- English, Chinese language
Signatures: A-3S
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Topic: Alchemy
Wellcome Library
by Däath, Heinrich. n 2005181550
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xi, 111 pages : 16 cm
Topic: Medical astrology
Originally published in 1652 under title: The English physician
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Topics: Materia medica, Botany, Medical, Herbs
Wellcome Library
by Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821. n 79054933; Sonnini, M; Kirchenhoffer, H
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xxxiv, 32 unnumbered leaves, folded plate ; (8vo)
University of Glasgow Library
by Kāzarūnī, Muhạmmad ibn Masʻūd, -1357; University of Glasgow. Library
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"A commentary on the Moojuz-ool kanoon, known by the name of ... the Sudeedee" -- added t.p
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Topics: Ibn al-Nafīs, ʻAlī ibn Abī al-Hạzm, 1210 or 11-1288, Medicine, Arab
Augustus C. Long Health Sciences Library
by Beers, Clifford Whittingham, 1876-1943
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On the treatment of the insane in the United States
Topics: Mentally ill, Mental health, Mental Disorders, Hospitals, Psychiatric
Wellcome Library
by Yates, William, 1792-1845
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iv pages, 1 unnumbered leaf, 589, 19 pages ; (8vo)
Topics: Hindustani language, Hindustani language -- Dictionaries -- English
Turkish caption at head of title
Topics: Turkish language, English language
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain
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Topic: Pharmacists
Wellcome Library
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Includes index
Topic: Afternoon teas
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Includes index
Topic: Beauty Culture
Wellcome Library
by Le Vasseur, A
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"La présente édition en français ... n'est autre chose que la rajeunissement complet de la traduction attribuée à A. Levasseur dans le catalogue Brunet." -- "Avertissement," t. 1, p. [v]
Topic: Magic
Duke University Libraries, History of Medicine
by Lombroso, Cesare, 1835-1909; History of Medicine Collections (Duke University) NcD
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former call number: Lombroso
Topics: Criminology, Criminal Psychology, Tattooing
Presbyterian Hospital
by edited by Richard T. Tobin
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Base Hospital 13, a hospital unit recruited at Presbyterian Hospital of Chicago, saw its first service in World War I ministering to sick and wounded at Limoges, France. A request from Washington, D.C. for organizing a similar model to serve World War II, brought veterans of the Base Hospital into the organization of a new hospital unit that came to be known as the 13th General Hospital. The 13th General Hospital spent most of its army life in New Guinea jungles. This memoir, put together by...
Topics: Presbyterian Hospital of the City of Chicago --History --20th century, Rush University Medical...
University of Leeds Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935; Gilbert, Philéas; Fetu, Emile; University of Leeds. Library
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The University of Leeds Library
Topic: Cooking, French
Wellcome Library
by Grose, Francis, 1731?-1791. n 50032813
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ESTC
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Topic: English language
Wellcome Library
by Moore, N. Hudson, 1857-1927. n 50004220
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"List of English clockmakers": p. [163]-293; "List of American clockmakers": p. [295]-330
Topic: Clocks and watches
xiv, 309 pages : (12mo)
Topic: Le Normand, M. A. (Marie-Anne Adélaide), 1772-1843
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals
Wellcome Library
by ʻAlī ibn al-ʻAbbās, al-Majūsī al-Arrajānī, 930-994
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Topic: Medicine, Arabic
US National Library of Medicine
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8 pages, 86 leaves : 42 cm
Topics: Arsenic Poisoning, Coloring Agents -- adverse effects, Interior Design and Furnishings, Michigan
Wellcome Journals
by India. Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia Committee
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volumes ; 27 cm
Topics: Pharmacopoeias, Medicine, Ayurvedic -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions, Medicine, Ayurvedic
The Medical Heritage Library
by Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939
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x, 406 p. ; 21 cm
Topics: Psychoanalysis, Dreams, Symbolism
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Occultism
édition de Gemusaeus, Fuchsius et Camerarius en grec Available at the Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de santé (Paris). See this resource in Medica digital library : 00039x05 .
Topic: Galien
Wellcome Library
by Hartmann, Franz, 1838-1912. n 50026762
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136 pages : 22 cm
Topic: Astrology
Ställningar och förhållanden.
Ställningar och förhållanden.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals
Includes index
Topics: Electrohomeopathy, Homeopathy, Electrotherapeutics, Electric Stimulation Therapy
The philosophical magazine.
The philosophical magazine.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de Santé
by Avicenne; Crémone, Gérard de (trad latine); Despars, Jacques
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Hauteur : 39 cm environ Available at the Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de santé (Paris). See this resource in Medica digital library : ms02045 .
Topics: Manuscrits du XIII° au XVI° siècle, Médecine arabe, Médecins du Moyen Age
Wellcome Library
by Everard, John, 1575?-1650?, translator. n 85028265
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Translation of Poemander
Topics: Alchemy, Occultism
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Gross, Hermann; Hering, Constantine
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Topic: Homeopathy -- Materia medica and therapeutics
British Association of Dermatologists
British Association of Dermatologists
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The British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) is a charity whose charitable objects are the practice, teaching, training and research of Dermatology.
clxxxv, 2570 pages : 27 cm
Topics: Genealogy and Heraldry, Baronetage, Nobility, Great Britain
99 p., [23] leaves of plates : 23 cm
Topics: Betts, Benjamin W., 1832-, Mathematics, Consciousness
Wellcome Library
by Kent, J. T. (James Tyler), 1849-1916
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Issued in 10 parts
Topics: Homeopathy, Materia Medica
Drexel University College of Medicine Legacy Center, Archives and Special Collections
by North American Academy of the Homœopathic Healing Art
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The first draft of the constitution and by-laws of the North American Academy of the Homeopathic Healing Art in German and translated into English. Other documents included are the centennial program of the Academy and an untitled document in German (not translated). Founded in 1835, the North American Academy of the Homeopathic Healing Art opened in Allentown, Pennsylvania to teach homeopathy, the therapeutic system based on the principles of German physician Samuel Hahnemann (1755-1843)....
Topics: Homeopathy, Alternative medicine, Homeopathic physicians, Medical education
Unabridged reprint of Barrett's Magus, London, 1801
Topics: Magic, Occultism, Alchemy
Emory University Libraries
by Lavater, Johann Caspar, 1741-1801; Holcroft, Thomas, 1745-1809, tr; Holl, engraver; Heath, engraver; Corbould, artist
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Electronic reproduction
Topic: Physiognomy
Includes bibliographies
Topics: Anatomy, Human anatomy, Human physiology
For the Health of the New Nation
by Wistar, Caspar, 1761-1818
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These volumes contain notes from lectures taken and given by Caspar Wistar. Subjects include bones, teeth, amputation, and midwifery. View in APS Digital Library!
Topics: Anatomy--Study and teaching, Medical education, Medicine, Medicine--Study and teaching,...
xv, 162 pages : 26 x 22 cm
Topic: Palmistry
Wellcome Library
by Thompson, C. J. S. (Charles John Samuel), 1862-1943. n 50008333
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Bibliography: p. 315-316
Topics: Magic, Witchcraft
Head and tail pieces
Topic: Longevity
Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de Santé
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édition en grec princeps Available at the Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de santé (Paris). See this resource in Medica digital library : 01623x01 .
Topic: Galien
The Medical Heritage Library
by Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939; Brill, A. A. (Abraham Arden), 1874-1948
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"Literary index": p. 494-499
Topics: Dreams, Psychoanalysis